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  • A Social Survey of the Presbyterian Church in Wales: The Churches.
    Gregory, Diana (1997)
    Cardiff: Open University in Wales.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Wales; Presbyterian, Great Britain
  • Paisleyism, Politics, and Ethnic Honor in Northern Ireland.
    Bruce, Steve, and Roy Wallis (1992)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.), Twentieth-Century World Religious Movements in Neo-Weberian Perspectives. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 265-282.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Free Presbyterian Church; Politics, Great Britain
  • The Protestant Mosaic: A Majority of Minorities.
    Boal, Fred, John A. Campbell, and David N. Livingstone (1991)
    In Patrick J. Roche and Brian Barton (eds.), The Northern Ireland Question: Myth and Reality. Aldeershot: Avebury, pp. 99-129.

    Analyzes 1983 survey data from Belfast Protestants; shows political party & attitudes, & social views by denomination, & a denominational sociogram.

    Associated Search Terms: Brethren, Great Britain; Evangelical Presbyterian, Great Britain
  • Protestant Resurgence and Fundamentalism.
    Bruce, Steve (1990)
    Political Quarterly 61:2: 161-168.

    Criticizes defining "fundamentalist" in terms of reaction.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conservative, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, Latin America; Fundamentalist; Free Presbyterian Church
  • God Save Ulster! The Religion and Politics of Paisleyism.
    Bruce, Steve (1989)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Historical analysis of the appeal of Ian Paisley's politics in Ulster; shows the importance of his evangelicalism as a symbol of Protestant identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Identity; Free Presbyterian Church; Evangelical, Great Britain; Politics, Great Britain
  • Sociological Theory, Religion and Collective Action.
    Wallis, Roy, and Steve Bruce (1986)
    Belfast: The Queen's University.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Great Britain; South Africa; Presbyterian; Comparative; Conservative; Rajneesh; Children of God; New religions; Deprivation; Hermeneutic; United States; Stark, Rodney
  • The Lord's Battle: Paisleyism in Northern Ireland.
    Taylor, David F. (1985)
    In Rodney Stark (ed.) Religious Movements: Genesis, Exodus, and Numbers. New York: Paragon House Publishers, pp. 241-278.

    Participant observation study of the Democratic Unionist Party & the Free Presbyterian Church; compares the latter to American fundamentalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Politics, Great Britain; Anti-Catholicism; Free Presbyterian Church; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • The Persistence of Religion: Conservative Protestantism in the United Kingdom.
    Bruce, Steve (1983)
    Sociological Review 31:3: 453-470.

    Focuses on Scottish & Ulster Presbyterianism, 1950s-80s.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, Great Britain; Great Britain
  • The Lord's Battle: An Ethnographic and Social Study of Paisleyism in Northern Ireland.
    Taylor, David F. (1983)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. thesis, Queen's Unviersity of Belfast. [DA 45:4 C, p. 940, #/3930c]

    Reviews the history of anti-Catholicism, especially the Democratic Unionist Party & tradition of rhetoric. Portrays sectarianism of the Free Presbyterian Church & compares with U.S. fundamentalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-Catholicism; Prejudice; Free Presbyterian Church; Participant observation; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain
  • Religious Commitment and Social Attitudes in Ireland.
    McAllister, Ian (1983)
    Review of Religious Research 25:1: 3-20.

    Analyzes 1973 data from males in Northern Ireland & the Irish Republic.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Ireland; Church of Ireland (Anglican); Stratification; Denomination (organizational entity); Ireland; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Presbyterian, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain; Presbyterian, Ireland
  • The Political Role and Influence of the Clergy in Northern Ireland.
    Birrell, W.D., John E. Greer, and D.J.D. Roche (1979)
    Sociological Review 27:3: 491-512.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from clergy of 5 denominations in Northern Ireland, showing them not particularly involved or influential in politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, Great Britain; Baptist, Great Britain; Methodist, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Clergy; Church of Ireland (Anglican); Catholic, Great Britain
  • The Nature of Religion in Ireland.
    Macourt, Malcolm (1974)
    A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 7: 26-45.

    Emphasizes the importance of social, cultural, & political dimensions for understanding division sin Irish (including Northern Irish) society.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Catholic, Ireland; Presbyterian Church in Ireland; Church of Ireland (Anglican); Ireland
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